Gwen Mitchell

EHS grad Gwen Mitchell won ACCC Player of the Week last week. 

The Enterprise State Community College Lady Boll Weevils won three straight games to start off February.

The wins come after four straight losses to start the season for the Lady Boll Weevils (3-4). ESCC knocked off Coastal Alabama-North 70-65 on Feb. 2 and then defeated them again on Feb. 5 by a score of 67-61. ESCC then beat Wallace-Selma on Feb. 9 by a score of 76-66.

In the first game against Coastal Alabama-North, Enterprise native Gwen Mitchell led ESCC with 23 points, five rebounds and three steals, while Jesslyn Culverhouse added 18 points, three rebounds, three steals and two assists. Ivy Turner chipped in with 10 points, seven rebounds and three assists.

In the second game against Coastal Alabama-North, Tekyia Jackson led ESCC with 15 points, seven rebounds and four steals, while Turner scored 12 points, grabbed seven assists, dished four assists and had five steals. Mitchell added 10 points, eight rebounds and three steals.

The winning streak ended against Wallace-Selma on Feb. 12 as ESCC lost 68-65 on the road. After the two sides slugged it out for three quarters, Wallace managed to outscore ESCC 26-23 in the final period to secure the win.

Culverhouse led the way for ESCC with 18 points and eight rebounds, while Turner had 15 points, eight rebounds and three steals. Jackson chipped in with 10 points and Madisin Gramsley scored 11 points. Mitchell scored nine points, grabbed four rebounds and had steals.

Mitchell was named the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) Player of the Week last week after averaging 16.5 points per game.

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